Deep Listening Across the Gender Line

Michele & Tim Breene | March 15, 2018
March 15, 2018|

Michele Breene is an executive coach for leaders in ministries, non-profits, foundations, and Fortune 500 companies in the US, UK and around the world. She also writes Read More

Conscious Social Change: Mindfulness for Inner-Driven Change

Gretchen Ki Steidle | February 7, 2018
February 7, 2018|

photo by Laya Greyson Gretchen Ki Steidle is author of the new book Leading from Within: Conscious Social Change & Mindfulness for Social Innovation and founder and President of Read More

Continuity & Change in 2018

Emily Nielsen Jones | January 4, 2018
January 4, 2018|

Happy New Year from blustery New England! With you, we look forward with great anticipation to what 2018 has in store for each of us as individuals Read More

Holiday Greetings – Bon Courage As We Turn the Page on the Storms of ...

Emily Nielsen Jones | December 20, 2017
December 20, 2017|

Dear Friends & Partners, Wow, what a stormy year it has been! Between the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season and the spade of mass shootings, 2017 will long Read More

Our Back to the Orchestra

Wendo Aszed | November 15, 2017
November 15, 2017|

Wendo Aszed lives with her family in the area of Rift Valley in Central Kenya. In 2009, she started Dandelion Africa to work in the communities where Read More

Touching the Untouchables in Nepal

Christine Jones | October 2, 2017
October 2, 2017|

This month, we are happy to spotlight the transformative work of The Anglican Relief and Development Fund, a partner of the Imago Dei Fund in our “church Read More

Partnering to Take Rape Crisis Counseling To Global Scale

Elie Calhoun | September 7, 2017
September 7, 2017|

We are pleased this month to hear from Elie Calhoun, Co-director of Code Innovation, about the launch of a new app that responds to the global epidemic Read More

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To East Africa and Beyond! Young Leaders Inspired by Rwanda

March 14, 2018
March 14, 2018|

Goats, dusty roads, and dancing — these were all experiences shared by eight young women in Rwanda this February. Led by African Road Executive Director Kelly Read More

#SilenceIsNotSpiritual offers a Lenten Lament by Lisa Sharon Harper –...

March 3, 2018
March 3, 2018|

Current events have a way of shedding fresh light on familiar Bible narratives that some of us have been hearing since we were children. The desperate plight of millions of refugees in today’s world should surely give us pause before callously and peremptorily dismissing Naomi as a whiner and complainer over her losses and suffering in the Old Testament book of Ruth. Read More

#WeHealTogether Invitational Gender Reconciliation Summit in Seattle

March 3, 2018
March 3, 2018|

In the wake of the #MeToo campaign and revelations of rampant sexual harassment in our society, Gender Equity and Reconciliation International (GERI) convened a unique invitational gathering last weekend—comprised of 33 key leaders from the women’s and men's movements from across the country. We gathered for 4 days in a beautiful, private setting north of Seattle, Washington. Read More

Please Join Us – #WeHealTogetherNewEngland April 30th – May 2nd

March 2, 2018
March 2, 2018|


Introduction and Update – Letter From Lisa

March 2, 2018
March 2, 2018|

Dear Partners, First, thank you all for the very warm welcome. From the moment I started with the Imago Dei Fund (and even a little before) I have received wonderful greetings and congratulations. I really appreciate these – it feels like I am receiving a big hug from the entire IDF community! Read More

Young Life Africa Releases its Women in Leadership Report

March 2, 2018
March 2, 2018|

This Women in Leadership Report is the first of its kind, intended to paint a broad picture of an African woman's daily life: the joys, the trials, the triumphs and the losses. Read More

The Ihangane Project is Awarded a Global Health Award at the Johnson &...

March 1, 2018
March 1, 2018|

We are thrilled to announce that The Ihangane Project was awarded an Honorable mention prize and $60,000 for E-Heza at the Johnson & Johnson GenH Challenge. E-Heza is our point-of-care digital health record created with front-line health care workers that aims to dramatically improve maternal and child health outcomes. E-Heza will give nurses the tools they need to adopt evidence-based clinical protocols, provide high quality care, and use real-time data to improve their systems of care. Read More

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